You shouldn't be scared of having a cervical smear test. It's a very simple procedure that could help save your life. At Spire Bristol Hospital, we now offer a cervical smear test service for women who would prefer to have this vital test carried out in the comfort of a private hospital.
We offer a confidential, private cervical smear test service, carried out by our specialist nurses in our outpatient department
While cervical smears are, of course, available on the NHS for women over 25, our clinic is able to carry out smear tests, in some cases, on sexually active women under 25. You do not need to be referred by a GP for this service.
- Nurse led clinic which is carried out in our out-patient department
- Latest technology used (liquid based cytology) which reduces the need for repeat smears
- Results will be sent back to your GP within two weeks.
- No GP referral required
Do I need to have a cervical smear test?
Cervical cancer (cancer of the cervix) is one of the most common cancers in women and many women who've got it don't realise it for years. The earlier you find it, the easier cervical cancer is to treat, so it's important to get tested.
You don’t need health insurance to come to Spire Bristol Hospital. We offer a fixed price for a private cervical smear test. We offer a fixed price for a private cervical smear test.
Lots of people have been exposed to chlamydia, in which case they can also have been exposed to HPV which is the main cause of cervical cancer. These women often want annual smears as they are high risk, but they can’t have them on the NHS and don’t want to pay to see a consultant every year.
Appointment Telephone Number: 0117 980 4070
£104.03 for cervical cytology (smear test)
£60.90 for HPV test (on same sample)
Read patient's Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Cervical Smear Tests, answered by our Ward Sister Caroline Wallis...